POSTPONED MAY 13 MIDDLETON, WI 7.2 SCIENTIFIC CE CREDITS

Event Summary

Darren Berger, DVM, DACVD, will cover a wide range of small animal dermatology topics during this one-day continuing education opportunity. Instruction will include discussions on canine and feline dermatitis, selecting the best topical therapy for your small animal patients, and common skin conditions that are often misdiagnosed as allergic dermatitis.

Featured Speaker

Darren Berger

 

DVM, DACVD
Ames, IA

Dr. Darren Berger is the Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Iowa State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, where he has been a faculty member since 2013. Dr. Berger’s research interests include clinical pharmacology and the clinical management of canine atopy and equine allergic hypersensitivity disorders. A graduate of Iowa State University, he worked as a small animal general practitioner prior to completing a dermatology residency with Dermatology for Animals in Phoenix, Arizona. He has authored many journal articles and most recently was the editor for the second edition of Moriello’s “Small Animal Dermatology” self-assessment textbook.

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Event Schedule

POSTPONED May 13 / 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

8:30 a.m.

Registration

9:00 a.m.

Program Begins

Canine Atopy: A Case-Based Approach to The Allergic Dog

In this two-hour session, we will cover the many presentations of dogs with allergic dermatitis and highlight subtle differences that affect diagnosis and treatment decisions. This lecture utilizes a case-based format to cover ectoparasites, common secondary infections, food allergy and pharmacologic management of canine atopy.

Otitis Externa: Selecting the Best Topical Therapy for Your Patients

This lecture covers the basics of otology along with an in-depth look at the medications which are available to utilize in therapeutic protocols.

Not So Fast … The Great Pretenders (Allergy Mimickers)

This lecture covers common skin conditions that are misdiagnosed as allergic dermatitis in dogs and compares and contrasts the differences to highlight key features of these non-allergic conditions.

Treatment of Canine Pyoderma in The Age Antimicrobial Resistance

This lecture predominantly focuses on the rise of resistant infections and their impact with regards to canine pyoderma. The primary focus of this lecture centers around topical therapy and interpretation of culture reports to help the primary practitioner make the best therapeutic selection for their patient.

Feline Allergic Dermatitis

This lecture focuses solely on cats and their unique manifestations of allergic dermatitis. The presentation highlights key concepts to properly diagnose and treat allergic feline patients.

4:30 p.m.

Adjourn

Location

Madison Marriott West
1313 John Q Hammons Dr
Middleton, WI 53562
(608) 831-2000

Pricing

  • Member

  • $180
  • Pre-registration required. No walk-ins will be accepted. The WVMA must be made aware of substitutions prior to the date of the event. No refunds.

  • Non-Member

  • $ 280
  • Pre-registration required. No walk-ins will be accepted. The WVMA must be made aware of substitutions prior to the date of the event. No refunds.

  • Student Member

  • $ 75
  • Pre-registration required. No walk-ins will be accepted. The WVMA must be made aware of substitutions prior to the date of the event. No refunds.

  • Student Non-Member

  • $ 150
  • Pre-registration required. No walk-ins will be accepted. The WVMA must be made aware of substitutions prior to the date of the event. No refunds.

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